SSPC PCI Level 2

SSPC PCI Level 2

Level: Advanced
Duration: 6 days (50 hours)
Includes: Written Course Exam & Certification Exam
Class Times
First Five Days: 9:00 AM – 6:00 PM 
Sixth Day: 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM 
Credits: 4.5 CEUs
Certification Term: 4 Years
Prerequisites: Yes

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SSPC Course, PCI, India, Painting Inspectors, Coating Inspectors,

Course Description (SSPC PCI Level 1 & 2)

QA Coating Inspectors / QA Painting Inspector: The objective of this course is to thoroughly train individuals in the proper methods of inspecting surface preparation and installation of industrial and marine protective coatings and lining systems on an array of industrial structures and facilities.

There are no prerequisites to attend the PCI Level 1 Course. However, this course is not an entry level course. Candidates should be prepared for an intense and fast-paced week of training with evening homework and study in order to cover an extensive amount of information in five days. PCI meets the requirements of ASTM D 3276 and the IMO Performance Standard for Protective Coatings and IACS Common Structural Rules (CSR).

Course/Exam Content

QC / QA Painting Inspectors Benefits of Attending

After attending this course, you will be able to:

Course Format (SSPC PCI Level 2 )

PCI Level 1 : The course provides QA Coating Inspectors, QA Painting Inspectors, QC Coating Inspectors, QC Painting Inspectors program for five days of intensive training and includes multiple workshops and problem solving exercises for QC Painting Inspectors. The participants may immediately apply the learning in a classroom setting without the pressures of production and project schedules. In order to enhance the learning environment and illustrate the importance of teamwork, the workshops and exercises will be done in small teams. The PCI Level 1 course is completed with a comprehensive written examination and a practical (instrument use) examination for QC Painting Inspectors

PCI Level 2 : Students passing both components of the basic course exam at 70% or higher and meeting the prerequisites for PCI Level 2 certification can take the written and hands-on certification exams on Day 6. A passing grade of 80% or higher on the written and hands on certification exam is required to become an SSPC Certified Level 2 Coating Inspector.
What is the Next Step After I Complete the PCI Level 1 & 2 Exams?

Students passing the Level 1 & Level 2 QC painting Inspectors exams and meeting the prerequisites for Level 3 Certification can take the Level 3 exams.

Who Should Attend

Coatings project managers, quality managers, inspectors, contractor supervisory level personnel, coating specification writers or coatings or equipment suppliers, coating consultants, or technical service representatives, QC Coating Inspectors, QC Painting Inspectors, QA Painting Inspectors & QA Coating Inspectors involved in the steel protective coatings industry.

The program also employs a Disciplinary Action Criteria (DAC) and administrative procedures establishing rules for:

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